The English verb 'get ahead' is pronounced as [get əˈhed].
Related to: phrasal verb.
3 forms of verb get ahead: Infinitive (get ahead), Past Simple - (got ahead), Past Participle - (gotten ahead/ got ahead).
Here are the past tense forms of the verb get ahead
👉 Forms of verb get ahead in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of get ahead.
Get ahead: Past, Present, and Participle Forms
|Base Form||Past Simple||Past Participle|
|get ahead [get əˈhed]||
got ahead [gɒt əˈhed]
gotten ahead/ got ahead [gɒtn əˈhed/gɒt əˈhed]
What are the 2nd and 3rd forms of the verb get ahead?
🎓 What are the past simple, future simple, present perfect, past perfect, and future perfect forms of the base form (infinitive) 'get ahead'?
Learn the three forms of the English verb 'get ahead'
- the first form (V1) is 'get ahead' used in present simple and future simple tenses.
- the second form (V2) is 'got ahead' used in past simple tense.
- the third form (V3) is 'gotten ahead/ got ahead' used in present perfect and past perfect tenses.
What are the past tense and past participle of get ahead?
The past tense and past participle of get ahead are: get ahead in past simple is got ahead, and past participle is gotten ahead/ got ahead.
What is the past tense of get ahead?
The past tense of the verb "get ahead" is "got ahead", and the past participle is "gotten ahead/ got ahead".
Past simple — get ahead in past simple got ahead
Future simple — get ahead in future simple is get ahead (will + V1).
Present Perfect — get ahead in present perfect tense is gotten ahead/ got ahead (have/has + V3).
Past Perfect — get ahead in past perfect tense is gotten ahead/ got ahead (had + V3).
get ahead regular or irregular verb?
👉 Is 'get ahead' a regular or irregular verb? The verb 'get ahead' is .
Examples of Verb get ahead in Sentences
- Let's not get ahead of ourselves (Present Simple)
- We should get ahead of it (Present Simple)
- I'll get ahead of him (Future Simple)
- Sorry, I'm getting ahead of myself (Present Continuous)
- We can never get ahead (Present Simple)
- I think we can get ahead together (Present Simple)
- Some people will do anything to get ahead (Future Simple)
- You do not need to get ahead of this (Present Simple)